Ethos

Creativity is a core element of the human condition that should never be limited by gender, race, or religion. We live to create.

Resume & Skills

Adam McCombs

Full Stack Developer & Team Leader

Language Proficiency

  1. HTML5
  2. CSS3
  3. scss/sass/less
  4. Tailwind css
  5. php
  6. python/django
  7. Ruby on Rails
  8. Javascript/AngularJS/Vue.js
  9. jQuery
  10. git
  11. yaml

Applications

  1. Visual Studio Code
  2. Sublime Text
  3. Adobe Creative Cloud
  4. Sketch

Service Experience

  1. Github / Gitlabs / BitBucket
  2. Digital Ocean
  3. Linode
  4. Azure / Azure Dev Ops
  5. Heroku
  6. AWS

Teaching

  1. Teacher - Web Fellowship 2014
  2. Director - Web Fellowship 2015
  3. Mentor - Austin Digital Jobs (2x)
  4. Mentor & Guest Lecturer - Texas State College of Fine Arts and Communication
  5. Guest Lecturer - University of Texas | School of Journalism

Education

  1. Texas State University
  2. Bachelor of Arts in Music
  3. 2001-2005

Employment

Sr. Front-end Developer & UI Technical Lead - CLEAResult 2020 - Current

CLEAResult helps utilities, businesses and individuals make the wise use of energy a way of life. Headquartered in Austin, Texas, CLEAResult designs, markets and implements energy programs around the globe.

As a Sr. Front-end Developer at CLEAResult, my team and I were responsible for the planning, design, development, maintenance and support for all of our internal and public facing websites, approximately 75 web properties in total. These websites consisted of a variety of technologies and platforms including Craft CMS, Wordpress, Drupal, Laravel, Magento and AngularJS.

In addition I also helped establish a new set of coding standards, explored the use of design based pattern libraries, instituted continuous deployment and integration procedures and migrated all of our websites over to a new hosting provider, Digital Ocean.

Owner/Founder - Taecho Group 2011 - 2020

Founded in 2011, Taecho Group was a small digital agency focused on delivering high quality design and development services for clients using platforms such as Craft CMS, Expression Engine, Magento, Shopify and Wordpress.

As the founder/owner of Taecho Group I oversaw every project, managed a staff of ten employees and kept an active client roster of about fifteen clients. Some of our notable clients included Circuit of the Amercias, Austin360 Amphitheater, Kerbey Lane Cafe, the UT School of Journalism, Austin Startup Week, Capitol Factory and Huckberry.

Designer/Developer - BOX Solutions 2009 - 2011

Web Designer - faithHighway 2007 - 2009

Web Design & Developer - McCombs LLC 2002 - 2007

Publications & Presentations

  1. 2018 - Austin PHP - Creating Plugins with Craft CMS
  2. 2016 - CSS Dev Conf - Talk: Pattern Libraries Can Change Your Life (Award Winner)
  3. 2015 - Craft CMS Summit - Talk Dive Deep with Craft Plugins
  4. 2014 - Getting Paid What You're Worth - Refresh Austin panel
  5. 2013 - Web Leadership Day - Keynote Talk: Fast is Back Case Study
  6. 2013 - Craft CMS Austin Meetup - Co-organizer and presenter (ongoing)
  7. 2012 - Write less with LESS - Refresh Austin presenter
  8. 2009 - The Definitive Guide to Magento - Co-author // ISBN-10: 1430272295 // Published by Apress

Full PDF resume and professional references available upon request

Work with me

Interested in working with me? Want to say hello? Solution to world peace?

Drop me a line at adam@mccombs.io